Keyword: Kpop Fan Accounts
Rainbow, Jaekyung, FacebookRaindow Jaekyung Warns Fans about Fake Facebook Account
Rainbow Jaekyung recently alarmed her fans about a Facebook impostor who uses their account to connect with fans and make them believe that they were interacting with the real Jaekyung. She informed the public about this bogus user.
On October 4, Jaekyung posted a message on her Twitter saying, "Everyone, I don't do Facebook. Faking is bad. This Facebook is not mine." She also attached a screen shot of the impersonator using her information.
Jaekyung found out about this fake account knowing that its details match exactly what is on her SNS account. She also clarified that she's not the one who manages that account. Fans should be aware next time as there are a lot of people who takes advantage of someone's weakness.
Seems like Jaekyung expresses what she had to say for her fans safety
After receiving much public backlash after opening a bank account for charitable contributions, Crayon Pop canceled its plan and issued an official apology.
Chrome Entertainment, the group’s agency, recently announced that it will open an account for fans who want to continue giving gifts to the members. Instead of giving presents to the group, they suggested to donate money which will go toward a good cause. However, netizens were displeased by the fact that the agency is encouraging fans to pay cash.
In the end, Chrome Entertainment was led to retract its first announcement and apologized saying, “The reason for not accepting any more gifts is because people started to give expensive, designer brand gifts to the members, which made them feel burdened. Of course they were thankful, but they also felt sorry
Crayon Pop’s Record Label Chrome Entertainment Suspends Online Account Enabling Fans To Give Cash Directly To Band Members
Crayon Pop, Bar Bar BarAlthough the official announcement regarding the online account had said Crayon Pop planned to donate the money to charity, the record label execs decided to pull the online account in the wake of the controversy.
They say it's the thought that counts.
Yet the executives from K-pop girl group Crayon Pop's record label Chrome Entertainment fell under fire this week for not thinking through a new online account enabling fans to give the band members cash gifts directly.
Although the official announcement regarding the online account had said Crayon Pop planned to donate the money to charity, the record label execs decided to pull the online account in the wake of the controversy, according to the publication eNEWS.
"We're sorry that a post we put up on the question of presents and donations caused concern among many fans," read an official Chrome Entertainment statement about the Crayon Pop incident on Tuesday
Lee Jong SukActor Lee Jong Suk Warns Fans About Fake Facebook Account
Actor Lee Jong Suk opened up about his fake Facebook account.
On July 21, he wrote on his me2day, "I don't do Facebook..it's too hard and so I use me2day..Why are people pretending to be me..what's the point."
Last year, he had also put up a warning message to fake accounts and yet many have been appearing still.
Internet users commented, "Why do people do this", "I almost thought it was him on Facebook!" and "This is ridiculous."
Big Bang's Seungri warns fans about an imposter using his identity on social networking site, Facebook. On June 21st, Seungri updated his official Twitter account with a screenshot image of the fake account.
On the said update, Seungri revealed that, "I do not use Facebook. This account is impersonating me and has been in contact with my friends, relatives and fans. Everyone, please do not be fooled."
Aside from getting their accounts hacked and divulged online, many celebrities have been facing the disadvantage of fake accounts on various social networking sites. Many have been addressing this issue through their respective personal accounts.
Big Bang, Seungri, FacebookBig Bang Seungri Warns Fans About Fake Facebook Account
Big Bang member Seungri warned fans about fake SNS accounts.
Today he posted on his twitter, "I do not do Facebook. This account is a fake account. Please do not be fooled. This is not me," along with a picture.
In the picture, he screenshot a picture of the Facebook account to warn his fans.
Internet users commented, "I hope nothing bad happens" and "I should remember this fake account so I don't add it later."
Earlier, Super Junior member Eunhyuk was hacked by someone on his twitter.
Fan Reveals Account Of T-ARA N4 Performance In Vegas: What Happens In Vegas Doesn’t Always Stay There
t-ara, las vegas performance, n4
This tweet was posted today on the 27th of May 2013. It talks about what had happened to T-ARA during their Performance in Las Vegas.
While this fan account is still to be vetted for truth, Core Contents Media, T-ARA's management already released a statement that it was a cultural difference and misunderstanding that occurred. This signaled that the group's scheduled activities wasn't exactly met with no controversy.
T-ARA N4 halted their scheduled promotions in Korea to pursue the American dream. Was it worth it?
Girls Generation, SooyoungGirls' Generation Sooyoung Warns Fans about Fake Accounts, 'Please Stop'
Girl group Girls' Generation Sooyoung warned fake accounts of her that she will take action if they do not stop.
Today, Sooyoung posted on their official homepage, "How is everyone? I can feel spring is coming. Please watch out for colds. The reason why I am writing this is because I cannot take anymore of the fake accounts."
She continued, "At first, I could just pass it off by laughing, but I can't take having my fans feel uncomfortable as well. 'Fake Sooyoung', if you are by chance reading this, please stop," giving a warning to the fake account.
She added, "I understand what you were trying to do but please stop here. If you continue with this, I will have to take action as well
Girls’ Generation‘s Sooyoung updated fans and warned them about accounts impersonating her and her members.
Sooyoung shared on SMTOWN, “Everyone^-^~♥ Are you doing well? It sounds like spring is coming~ hehe. Should we walk as the flowers fall along the path? hehe I heard Korea is very coldㅠㅅㅠ Don’t become careless because spring is coming, and please be careful of catching a cold!!^^”
“The reason why I’m writing is not only because I’m excited for spring~ I cannot just stand by watching the rampant impersonations that have been going on^-^ hehe At first I just tried to laugh it off~ But after seeing our SONEs’ hearts become troubled by these perpetrators, wouldn’t you get mad too~~? hehe To the fake Sooyoung~ if you are reading this post, please stop now~^^